Posted by: Bob Payne | May 9, 2011

Fishing Villages Turn To International Justice In Fight Against Waste Duct

Fisherfolk and indigenous people in southern Chile have petitioned the Inter-American Commission on Human Rights in their 15-year conflict with Celulosa Arauco y Constitución (CELCO), a paper pulp company which plans to dump toxic waste in the ocean, and with the Chilean state for alleged human rights violations.

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